Do We Still Need Doctors? / Edition 1

Do We Still Need Doctors? / Edition 1

by John D. Lantos, M.D., Lantos, M. D. Lantos
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415918529

ISBN-13: 9780415918527

Pub. Date: 04/28/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Written with poignancy and compassion, Do We Still Need Doctors? is a personal account from the front lines of the moral and political battles that are reshaping America's health care system.  See more details below

Overview

Written with poignancy and compassion, Do We Still Need Doctors? is a personal account from the front lines of the moral and political battles that are reshaping America's health care system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415918527
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Series:
Reflective Bioethics Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
1Introduction1
2Postwar Optimism9
3Priscilla's Story32
4Why Should We Care about Other People's Children?49
5Medical Education and Medical Morality65
6Truths, Stories, Fictions, and Lies82
7On Mistakes and Truth Telling116
8The Perils of Progress133
9Do We Still Need Doctors?157
Notes199
Index207

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